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stone -- cylinder seal -- gods -- standing


stone -- cylinder seal -- human -- standing


modern impression
  • bibliography and image source: Gibson, McGuire: (unpublished). Chicago: Nippur Expedition,
  • copyright for image:  Oriental Institute
• museum number: IM56041


excavation number: 2N449


provenience: Nippur

dimension(s) (in cm):
Length: 1.35 cm, Diam: 0.75 cm

material: lapis lazuli

date: Akkadian? (ca. 2250 BC)

description:
group of two marching gods(?) and two humans

status: stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:31:16
created: June 22, 2005
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